Homeless

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Rebekah Sager
January 14, 2020 - 7:16 am
The Trump Administration, which has been very critical of the way Los Angeles officials have handled the homelessness crisis, has now come up with a plan to help. But, there are conditions. According to the Los Angeles Times , Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson sent a letter to...
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Homeless clearing Echo Park
Jon Baird
Rebekah Sager
January 13, 2020 - 10:54 am
Several homeless people and a group of homeless advocates say they're outraged as authorities prepare to clear out and clean-up a homeless camp around Echo Park Lake. A park ranger says the reason the homeless people may be forced out of the area around is because a film crew has a permit to work...
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hadas-kuznits
January 12, 2020 - 2:00 am
A local barber is helping the homeless, one haircut at a time, and a popular Philadelphia wedding photo spot is where he set up shop. "Monday through Saturday, I get out here around 11 and I'm here until the last person gets their hair cut," said Brennon Jones, on the median at Broad and Walnut...
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CNS News
January 10, 2020 - 2:38 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority officials said today that they need more volunteers to sufficiently tally the county's homeless population. The effort, known as the point-in-time count, is essential to understanding how large the homeless crisis has become and is...
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 Sharena Thomas, left, Carroll Fife, center, Dominique Walker, second from right, and Tolani KIng, right, stand outside a vacant home on Magnolia Street in West Oakland, Calif.
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AP News
January 08, 2020 - 8:43 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Some California lawmakers said they support a group of homeless women who have been illegally living in a vacant three-bedroom house since November, partly to protest real estate speculators who drive up housing costs in the pricey San Francisco Bay Area. Moms 4 Housing, a...
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CNS News
January 08, 2020 - 7:14 am
California's governor said Wednesday that he is seeking $750 million in part to help pay rent for people facing homelessness in the most populous state's latest attempt to fight what he called a national crisis. Gov. Gavin Newsom planned to sign an executive order Wednesday creating the fund, two...
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Video of suspect wanted in fatal stabbing.
LAPD
CNS News
January 03, 2020 - 10:09 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man suspected of stabbing to death a fellow diner at a downtown Los Angeles Mexican restaurant on New Year's Day was sought by police this morning and authorities released video surveillance showing an encounter between the suspect and the victim just seconds before the attack...
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LAPD missing WeHo man
LAPD
CNS News
December 23, 2019 - 10:42 am
WEST HOLLYWOOD (CNS) - The sheriff's department today circulated a photo of a 52-year-old man who frequents the West Hollywood area and has not contacted his family for several months. David William Ottenhouse was last seen Sept. 4 about 1 p.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's...
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KNX 1070
December 23, 2019 - 9:35 am
It was a case of the wrong place at the wrong time for a man who got caught under a falling tree in the mid-city area, as the early morning rain hit the area. Brian Humphery at Los Angeles Fire Department tells KNX it all could've been much worse. The man, who was described by authorities as a...
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KNX 1070/Jon Baird
KNX 1070
December 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
A 54-year-old man died overnight outside Los Angeles City Hall. There's a homeless encampment that pops up nightly in front of City Hall. This morning, as city employees came to work, they could see the blanket-covered body. "We have to mourn this man who died downstairs at City Hall," City...
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